Where To Stay In Richmond, Virginia - Updated 2024

where to stay in richmond va
Jovannie
Jovannie 
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Known as the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Richmond is a place that is waking up from its deep slumber. It is one of the most old-fashioned cities in Virginia holding tightly to its Southern roots. However, Richmond is now undergoing drastic changes, which are caused by the new and creative young residents of the place who are continuously working towards bringing Richmond at the same pace as the rest of the world. It may have taken Richmond a long time to develop, but it still has a lot of wonders to offer. If you don’t believe it yet, come and see the beauty of the place. Read on to find where to stay in Richmond for a vacation you won’t forget.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 25, 2024.

Hotels

1. The Berkeley Hotel (from USD 190)

Located in Downtown Richmond, The Berkeley Hotel offers a convenient stay in the city. It features an on-site restaurant wherein it serves locally grown dishes for the meals and a full bar for drinks. Its amenities include a business center including faxing and photocopying, laundry facilities, and valet parking. All the guest rooms come with comfy beds, kitchenette containing coffee maker, dining space, and seating area, which comes with hardwood floors and modern furnishings. Also, because of its location, groceries, souvenir stores, cafes, and restaurants are easily accessible to guests. On top of that, it offers the best service.

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The Berkeley Hotel This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1200 East Cary Street, East Highland Park / Bellwood, Richmond (VA), United States, 23219
4.21 km (2.7 mi) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Business centre

2. HYATT house Richmond West (from USD 299)

If you’re looking for a place to stay in which everything you’ll need is already present, Hyatt House Richmond West is the place to be. It features free WiFi throughout the place, a fitness center and an on-site bar serving refreshing drinks. Guests can fully enjoy the amenities it offers including an on-site heated outdoor pool, a hot tub, and a firepit. All the guestrooms come with comfy beds, functional kitchens, private bathrooms, and seating areas. On top of that, the hotel is only a short walk to destinations like groceries, shops, cafes, and restaurants. It’s going to be a comfortable stay.

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Hyatt House Richmond - Short Pump

Wifi Available

Address: 11800 West Broad Street, Suite 1098
16.92 km (10.6 mi) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre

3. Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa (from USD 254)

Experience one of the best accommodations here in Richmond Virginia Hotel. Its features include on-site restaurants namely, The Restaurant and Shula’s Steakhouse, a day spa, an indoor pool and a fitness room for guests to indulge. All the guest rooms are well-designed with a touch of modern decor and wood furnishings. Also, it is in one of the top-rated locations in Richmond where it’s closeby everything making staying here more convenient and appealing to both travelers and locals. It’s ideal for guests who are into enjoying everything the accommodation has to offer.

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Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa Short Pump This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 12042 West Broad Street
17.76 km (11.1 mi) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

4. Graduate Richmond (from USD 95)

Graduate is the best choice to stay if you’re looking for a place near destinations. Its features include a beautiful lobby, an outdoor seasonal pool, and a gym for guests to let off some steam. All the guestrooms it offers are spacious, giving the homey vibe. Also, it offers free shuttle service to some of the famous attractions in the area like the Science Museum of Virginia and The Richmond Coliseum. It does offer a great deal. On top of that, it is top-rated for the best value in Richmond.

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Graduate Richmond

Address: 301 West Franklin Street
2.77 km (1.8 mi) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Fitness centre 24-HOUR FRONT DESK ATM/cash machine on site Pets allowed Mini golf Safety deposit box Snack bar

5. Wingate by Wyndham Richmond

Located only a few miles to the city center of Richmond, Wingate by Wyndham Richmond Short Pump welcomes travelers looking for a home away from home. It features a well-decorated lobby, an indoor heated pool for both morning and evening dips, and a well-equipped gym. All the guestrooms are with neat bedrooms, functional kitchenettes, seating areas, and working spaces. Also, its services are exceptional for it serves daily breakfast and offers shuttle services to destinations like the Short Pump Town Center and Hermitage Country Club.

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Wingate by Wyndham Richmond Short Pump

Address: 13991 North Gayton Rd
17.95 km (11.2 mi) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Vacation rentals

6. Excellent bed and breakfast in the historic Fan District (from USD 145)

If you’re looking for an entire apartment to stay at where you can have your privacy, this bed and breakfast in Fan District will suit you. It’s a Victorian home wherein the place’s decoration is a combination of old and modern enhancing the charm of the whole place. The apartment comes with one spacious bedroom, a private bath with a tub and shower, a functional kitchen, and a south-facing dining balcony giving you beautiful views of the charming rose garden. Also, it is within walking distance to many quality restaurants, malls, and shops.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
744 meters (0.5 ft) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
752 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we highly recommend this gem in the fan district
the extra touch of breakfast--yogurts fruit cereal milk coffee and apple cider were especially wonderful
bill and lissa place is a perfect spot for experiencing the delights of the the fan area in richmond
the bed was very comfortable and the balcony had a nice view into the host’s beautiful garden
the garden entrance balcony and stocked kitchen were particularly pleasing
Cleanliness:
clean convenient and comfortable
clean comfortable and just as described
the apartment was really clean tidy and very homely
the bed was comfortable and the bathroom was clean and well stocked
a nice clean cozy place to stay would recommend to anyone
Host:
great hosts and hospitality
hosts were responsive and helpful
bill and lissa were wonderful hosts
thank you for being such an amazing host
bill is a kind and gracious host
Location:
the location is great
wonderful neighborhood with restaurants nearby; great location
great location within walking distance of many shops and restaurants
it was a perfect location with many excellent restaurants within walking distance
the location was great with easy walking distance to lots of interesting areas of richmond
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7. Cozy stay for couples (from USD 75)

Museum District Apartment is an ideal place to stay for travelers looking for a personal escape here in Richmond, Virginia. It’s a one-bedroom apartment which can happily occupy up to four people only. Its features include a queen-sized bed, a full bathroom with a walk-in shower, a modernized kitchen, and a mini lounging space. Also, its location is great as it is conveniently located close to many stores, restaurants, and bars perfect for travelers who are the life of the party. Famous attractions like the Virginia Historical Society and Museum of Fine Arts are within walking distance from the apartment.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
684 meters (0.5 ft) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
626 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great a/c and heat
this cozy condo in the museum district is a perfect home base for adventure in richmond
very nice apartment with every necessary feature and touches of home
the interior design of the apartment is super cute as well
Cleanliness:
comfortable clean and quiet
it was clean charming and comfortable
the space was clean convenient and adorable
very clean and in a wonderful spot
super updated clean and well equipped
Host:
david and lauren were wonderful hosts
david was a great host
david was very responsive
great hosts and very quick response
david and lauren were perfect hosts
Location:
location is terrific
cute space and great location
perfect location quiet street but close to everything
great location for exploring richmond
awesome location in a cute and comfortable place
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8. Private studio in the Museum District

Located in one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Richmond, this private studio apartment is ideal for lone and couple travelers alike. It’s a cozy one-bedroom apartment which can happily accommodate up to two guests only. Its features include a queen-sized bed, a full bathroom, a functional kitchen, and a cute lounging area. Also, it’s perfect for adventurers who love going to different places. Its location is near the Scotts Addition, Carytown and historical monuments. It’s the best place for strolling and enjoying seeing beautiful sceneries while walking around the area.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
948 meters (0.6 ft) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
260 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the condo is very comfortable air conditioning works great and wifi is available
walkable to carytown scott’s addition and the fan
jessica’s place has all of the comforts of home with a comfortable bed and a full kitchen
within walking distance of cary st the fan and scott's addition
private studio room on the ground floor with free street parking
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
it was very clean and comfortable
it was very clean
room was as advertised clean and everything promised was present
the place was really clean and cute
Host:
the host was incredibly thoughtful
jessica was a great host
amazing host easy to communicate with
always available if needed very kind and attentive
jessica was an amazing host perfect for one or two people with everything you need
Location:
nice spot close to carytown
good location and easy parking
what a great location and value
great location but very very small
close to carytown and safe
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9. Gorgeous home that can host two guests (from USD 81)

Two blocks away from the famous Carytown, this gorgeous one-bedroom apartment is ideal for couples to stay. Its features include a spacious bedroom with a queen-size bed, a private bathroom with bathtub and shower, a functional kitchenette, and a cozy living room containing a double sleep sofa and a flat-screen TV. One thing you’ll love about this place is its coziness and warm ambiance, making you feel like you’re at your true home. Moreover, it is in a convenient location wherein going to destinations like the famous Bird Park, fine-dining restaurants, and shopping malls, become easier.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
695 meters (0.5 ft) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
855 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated the amenities such as washer/dryer air conditioning and wifi
the bed and couch were both very comfortable
lots of nice touches great wifi cool with air con
very cool apartment located in the fan district of richmond
great space in the fan clean comfortable accommodations with plenty of space
Cleanliness:
very clean and easy communication
the place was clean comfortable
it's clean comfortable and quiet
space was clean spacious and comfortable
the space was clean and comfortable
Host:
david was a great host and his home was great
our host was amazingly responsive
david was also extremely responsive
david is an awesome host and very patient and communicative
great place and great host
Location:
the location is the best
a cute little apartment in walking distance to restaurants and cafés
perfect location you can walk anywhere on cary st
perfect location to walk to favorite shopping spots restaurants and bars
location is really great as there are so many good places right within walking distance
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10. A pocket-friendly stay for two (from USD 135)

Another one-bedroom apartment which is suitable for lone and couple travelers who are under a budget looking for a pocket-friendly place. Its style and decor have a touch of modern and minimalism, which makes the place look bigger than it truly is. Its features include an all-white bedroom with a comfy bed, a full bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen adjacent to a mini dining pace, and a cute living room perfect for relaxation. Also, everything you’ll need from necessities is already in the apartment. On top of that, if you want to take a stroll around, its location is the perfect spot.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
1.46 km (1.0 mi) from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
946 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c was great too which is necessary in july in richmond
stylish comfortable loft with all the amenities you would ever need for a quick little weekend getaway
the apartment itself is super comfortable - great bed for sitting and sofa for hanging out
great location in the fan and nicely decorated apt
great condo with a king bed
Cleanliness:
as clean and stylish as advertised
clean and private
the apartment is very clean and nicely decorated
everything was super clean and the bed was so comfy
wonderful spot clean great communication w the host
Host:
she was an outstanding host
fantastic host quick response recommendation definitely
awesome place and an even better host
jill was a very responsive host and the donuts were fantastic
wonderful experience at jill's she is an amazing host with a really great spot
Location:
central location makes getting around easy
close to everything and very cool
great place in an excellent location
beautiful place in a great location
such a unique place located perfectly near everything you need in richmond
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Let's explore the richness of Richmond

Indulge in the beautiful sceneries and tasty dinings Richmond has to offer. Discover all the richness of the place, from colorful cultures to historic sites. Check out our list of best accommodations above in case you decide to see the place for yourself.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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